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women of distinction

women of distinction

Women of Distinction is our way of highlighting outstanding women and girls who have made a difference in their communities.  These individuals are nominated by their peers and we celebrate their accomplishments during an awards luncheon.  Join Girl Scouts—Dakota Horizons on May 14th for the 20th Annual Women of Distinction event honoring women in your community who inspire girls to lead.

Extended deadline for 2014 nominations is March 27, 2014

Plated Luncheon
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
Rapid City, SD

Tickets:
Advance Tickets Only.
$30 Individual 
$200 Table of 8 ($40 savings)
Ticket deadline: May 8, 2014

Tickets available by
calling 1-800-666-2141,
emailing Rochelle at  rrasmussen@gsdakotahorizons.org
or at Girl Scouts—Dakota Horizons Office
1202 E Francis Street, Rapid City, SD 57701


Keynote Speaker: 
 
Linda Rabe, CCE, IOM 
President & CEO, Rapid City Chamber
of Commerce
View biography

Congratulations to the 2013 Women of Distinction Award Recipients

Linda P. Boland   
Health Service Coordinator
Rapid City Area Schools

Glenda KC Johnson 
Management Assistant
Section Chief Maintenance Analysis
United States Air Force

Mickie Abell  
Right-of-Way Clerk, Golden West

Brittney Ostrander  
Senior Girl Scout and 2013 Delegate for 
Girl Scouts—Dakota Horizons Annual Meeting

The United Way of Black Hills

Women of Distinction Past Award Recipients

 

Award Descriptions and Nomination Forms
Click on one of the links to nominate with the easy, online form or the PDF version

Woman of Distinction Award  This nominee strives to make the world a better place and has made a contribution of time and support to the community. One nominee in each of the following categories will receive this award: Executive Government or Law Professional, Education or Human Services Professional, Corporate Professional, Young Professional

Nominate
Online
Printable PDF

Distinctive Woman of Service Award As a member or employee of the United States Armed Forces, this nominee strives to make the world a better place and has made a contribution of time and support to the community. Up to four nominees will receive this award.

Nominate
Online
Printable PDF

Juliette Gordon Low Legacy Award  This nominee has shown strong, sustained commitment to Girl Scouts-Dakota Horizons by partnering with Girl Scouts for the betterment of the organization.Up to four nominees will receive this award.

Nominate
Online
Printable PDF

Tomorrow’s Leader Award  As a registered Girl Scout, this nominee has potential for extraordinary leadership and service and has completed her Girl Scout Gold Award or Silver Award by February 1, 2014 or is a council delegate at the 2014 Annual Meeting.
Up to four nominees will receive this award.

Nominate
Online
Printable PDF

Friend of Distinction Award  This nominee is a business or organization that has joined in partnership with Girl Scouts-Dakota Horizons to advance the mission of building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.  One nominee will receive this award.

Nominate
Online
Printable PDF
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